Life Partially Affected In AJK After Torrential Rains
Muhammad Irfan 2 days ago Wed 17th April 2019 | 03:44 PM
Life was partially affected in Azad Jammu Kashmir after various parts of the state lashed with torrential rains since late Tuesday
Mirpur city and rest of the district received the heavy downpour coupled with severe wind storm Tuesday night was continuing intermittently till Wednesday affecting the electricity, roads and telecommunication system in various areas of the district. There are also reports of uprooting of trees and electricity poles at several kacha places in the division because of the wind storm.
Several of the rains-hit top mountainous areas were partially detached from each other following the damaging of roads due to land sliding where heavy rain fall was reported with pause during the said period.
The laborers engaged in the construction are also considered to be the most affected community as construction work was abandoned because of the heavy downpour.
APP / AHR